Events & Services

Our events represent a variety of opportunities to bring the community together. Often they are delivered in partnership with other Caroline County-based organization, sometimes they are exclusive of the department, but they are always enjoyable. 

Summer Events

  • Summer culminates in the free family festival, Caroline Summerfest.
  • Before Summerfest on Saturday morning, join us for the Choptank Rivah Run.

Fall Events  

  • Come to Scarecrow Wizardry in October and make your own scarecrow.

  • Turkey Trot is a 2 mile fun run, walk, or jog in November.

Winter Events

  • Create holiday crafts and visit with Santa at Santa's Magic Workshop.
  • The Santa Chase is a dog friendly run or walk at Martinak State Park. Click here for video.
  • See the trees light up at the annual Lighting of the Green on the first Thursday in December.

Spring Events

  • The Daddy Daughter Sweetheart Dance takes place in February each year.
  • Salute the Irish at the St. Patty's Day 5K/10K in March.
  • Hunt for eggs in the dark at the Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt in April.
  • The Strawberry Chase is the Sunday before Memorial Day.

Trips & Tours

  • Includes visits to New York City.
You can create your own trip with our seasonal summer and fall discounts on Amusements Park tickets in the Mid-Atlantic area - a service offered in partnership with the Maryland Recreation and Parks Association.

Discount Ticket information

No Amusement Park tickets in our office in 2021. Check the parks websites to buy tickets online.

You can get Amusement Parks tickets at discount prices when purchased through Recreation and Parks. We will be selling 
  • Busch Gardens
  • Dutch Wonderland
  • Hershey Park
  • Kings Dominion
  • Sahara Sam's
  • Six Flags America in Largo
  • Six Flags Great Adventure in New Jersey
  • Water Country.      
We sell the actual ticket so you don’t have to wait in line to exchange a coupon. 
  • Dates: Tickets available Wednesday, April 1 through October 9.
  • Time: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Contact: 410-479-8120 for more information.